1873 Wood Engraving Art British Indian Army Military Camp Gondal Victorian YTG6

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"Sketches from the Camp of Exercise of the Indian Army in the Punjab"

This is an original 1873 black and white in-text wood engraving of illustrations that depict scenes from the military encampments of the British Indian Army at Gondal, India during the Victorian era. The bottom right illustration portrays a group of fighters from the Afridi tribe.

CONDITION

This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 13.5 inches; 25 x 34 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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Reproductive art by H. Harral.

Photography by Baker & Burke.

Keywords specific to this image: Soldiers, Infantry, Troops

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